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Fresco's Restaurant & Bar

) #26 of 354 Restaurants in St. Catharines ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Mediterranean, Italian,
100 Fourth Ave | Ridley Heights Plaza, St. Catharines, Ontario L2S 3P3, Canada
+1 905-687-8088
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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“brunch” (6 reviews)
“tapas” (18 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Italian, Bar, Canadian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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100 Fourth Ave | Ridley Heights Plaza, St. Catharines, Ontario L2S 3P3, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

2nd visit. Probably our last. 1st Visit had Tapas Really enjoyed that. Most recently our dinner was mediocre at best. Caesar salad was bland. Store bought dressing...yuck. bread was dry and day old. My wife sent her tasteless shrimp pasta back. My carbonara was fine....More

Thank Woodrow1969
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Attended a bridal shower at this restaurant and the buffet was available to us. There was a great selection of meats, potatoes and a fresh pasta bar. Mutiple salads and a huge dessert selection. Warm waffles with your choice of fruit topping and whipped cream....More

Thank sandy o
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was looking for a steak - only two choices available; one was with pasta, so picked the New York, ordered medium rare. Baked potatoe was not available! Mashed or oven-baked, settled for the latter. Coffee was brought fairly soon, the garden salad after about 15...More

Thank FrankN6
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here Friday night with some friends. They have a special appetizer menu on Friday nights from 9pm to midnight. Plentiful dishes and half price, different than their tapas nights, and some dishes you can only get Friday nights. We shared and enjoyed buffalo cauliflower,...More

Thank matteo j
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

We had appetizers and tapas. The drinks and wine selection were excellent. The atmosphere is great around a huge bar. The staff was very friendly and efficient.

Thank Joe C
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Coming home... as per usual outstanding service and mouth watering dishes!! Thank you Nick for making my visit home complete!

Thank BryanHorne
Reviewed 5 July 2017

We had been bragging to some friends from Buffalo about Fresco's for some time and, after a year's absence, we were finally able to expose them to our favourite restaurant in St. Catharines. While they didn't take reservations for less than six, the owner graciously...More

Thank wrighter1
Reviewed 25 June 2017

Came for a family dinner and yep this restaurant uses bagged romaine, and you can taste it. Pay good money for 2 handfuls of romaine, and they can't even ensure it's fresh...bagged salad has a very distinct taste. And I guess the brown pieces are...More

Thank SOTB1
Reviewed 15 June 2017

I had the steak taco appetizer and it was full of onions and artichokes and tender steak. The salads and main meals are hearty portions and very tasty! Plenty of parking and seating! Patio is nice too but a bit too close to parking lot!

Thank Carole S
Reviewed 29 May 2017

I love going for Tapas here because everything is amazing. I love the chicken parm for a main and for appetizers they have amazing baked brie and roasted garlic!

Thank Monica B
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10 June 2017|
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Response from lena a | Reviewed this property |
$17.99 for Sunday brunch between 11:00am and 3:00pm

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 13 - US$ 20
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Television
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Fourth Ave | Ridley Heights Plaza, St. Catharines, Ontario L2S 3P3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  St. Catharines
  • Phone Number: +1 905-687-8088
Serving up the Niagara Region since 1997. Frescos offers a great variety of appetizers, salads, burgers & sandwiches, pasta, fish, steak & chicken entrees. Children's menu available with beverage and dessert included for our little diners :) Over 40 Tapas served every Monday & Wednesday evening in the Frescos Lounge. Sunday Brunch Buffet every Sunday from 11am - 3pm. Over 12 house wines ranging from Niagara VQA to world wines. Also 8 taps of brew from local craft beer to popular favourites.
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